The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 35 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing MCSE 1 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.34% 2.70% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 8.87% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
MCSE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
97 124 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.45% 30.47% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 88 106 132
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £61,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region.

MCSE Salary Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) PC Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware